MUSIC

Olivia Rox Talks Music, Writing, and Christmas, Plus Ami Negron on Holiday Crafting, Vintage Upcycling, and Shopping – Episode 561

Singer and songwriter Olivia Rox joins Nancy to talk about her holiday hit “It’s Christmastime,” her creative process, using songwriting as a journal, and her latest single “Princess.” Plus Olivia discusses her upcoming novel and collaborating with her parents, music executive Tamara Van Cleef-Hill and jazz saxophone legend Warren Hill. And in the second segment, rock manager and artist Ami Negron talks crafting, holiday gift ideas, and shopping tips.

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Carnie Wilson Talks Family, Parenting, Wilson Phillips and The Beach Boys, Plus Lian Dolan and Teri Rizvi on The New Book Sisters! – Episode 560

Singer, television personality, and entrepreneur Carnie Wilson joins Nancy to talk about her life in music, Wilson Phillips, The Beach Boys, and family and parenting. Plus, Carnie shares the scoop on her baking business Love Bites and discusses behind-the-scenes observations of a high profile career. And Nancy discusses family and sibling dynamics and the new book Sisters! with co-editor Teri Rizvi and Satellite Sisters podcast founder Lian Dolan.

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Florence LaRue Talks The Fifth Dimension, Grammy-Winning Music, Touring, Writing, and Life Lessons, Plus James Fauntleroy on Navigating The Music Business and 1500 Sound Academy – Episode 559

Fifth Dimension legend Florence LaRue joins Nancy to talk about her career journey with the Grammy Award-winning group and the inspiration behind her new book ‘Grace in Your Second Act: A Guide to Aging Gracefully.’ Plus, Grammy Award-winning producer and singer James Fauntleroy on music education and 1500 Sound Academy.

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Marshall Thompson Talks Chi-Lites, Hit Music History, Big Breaks, and Michael Jackson, Plus Author Teri Rizvi on Sharing Your Journey – Episode 557

Chi-Lites legend Marshall Thompson joins Nancy to talk about his music journey from playing with Gladys Knight, booking early club talent shows with upcoming artists Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5, to Jackie Wilson’s endorsement, and Chi-Lites hit music including “Have You Seen Her” and “Oh Girl.” Plus, author Teri Rizvi shares the story of her new memoir, One Heart with Courage.

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P.J. Pacifico Talks Music, Songwriting and Television, and The Power of Creative Shifts, Plus Documentary Filmmaker Chris Hudson Zooms In On The Andy Griffith Show – Episode 554

Singer and songwriter P.J. Pacifico joins Nancy to talk about his music journey, writing music for television, performing, and returning to his solo roots with “Every Little Heartbreak.” P.J. and Nancy also discuss the process of writing for others and its positive impact on developing skillsets. Plus, Chris Hudson discusses his documentary The Mayberry Effect.

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